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1994 Nov 8 :: State of Massachusetts :: Question 11 :: Advisory/Public Policy QuestionShall the state senator from this district be instructed to vote for legislation establishing a single payer health care system for Massachusetts, each time such a bill is presented? The single payer system would: Provide the same comprehensive health care coverage to all residents without discrimination; Develop community based, culturally sensitive delivery systems, with consumer choice of health care provider; Increase efficiency by eliminating the overhead and profits of private health insurance; Fund health care by payroll taxes and income taxes based on ability to pay; and Limit the increase in the total cost of health care in Massachusetts to the rate of growth of the economy.

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Ward
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Blank Votes Total Votes Cast Total Ballots Cast
Precinct 1
 
236
173
329
409
738
Precinct 1
 
319
172
317
491
808
Totals
 
555
345
646
900
1,546